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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Joanne Wilkinson

Start at home with litter cleanup effort

There is clearly a county-wide push to clean up litter in the community. As with education, it all needs to begin at home. (August 29, 2014, Page 4A)

We all need to help solve litter problem

It’s time, The EAGLE editorial board writes in today’s “Our View,” for the community to take on some responsibility and accountability in a much-needed drive to deal with a serious litter problem in Oxford and Lafayette County. (August 19, 2014, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Phyllis Johnson writes about the litter problem locally and offers a unique solution: setting up the community as a “litter trap”  to catch violators much as some places have “speed traps.” (May 7, 2014, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Joe McLellan writes to note that there is a litter problem in the community, and adds that community pride will be the key to cleaning up the mess. (April 28, 2014, Page 4)

All opposed candidates file campaign reports

For the first time this election year, all opposed candidates have filed their campaign reports on time with the Circuit Court Clerk’s Office. (October 12, 2011, Page 1)

2 incumbent supervisors defeated

Two Lafayette County supervisors will lose their seats on the board at the end of this year after losing in Tuesday’s primary election, while a third incumbent will fight to retain his position during the Aug. 23rd runoff election. Supervisor Lloyd Oliphant was ousted by Chad D. McLarty while Supervisor Johnny Morgan lost to Jeff Busby. (August 3, 2011, Page 1)

DVDs popular at library

While there are no longer any for profit DVD rental stores in Oxford that is not stopping movie fans from watching what they want thanks to the Lafayette County and Oxford Public Library. (July 11, 2011, Page 1)

Letters to the Editor

Reader Esther Sprague suggested that The Oxford EAGLE look for more points of view with its editorial cartoon, while Joanne Wilkinson praised the efforts of those involved with the Oxford Film Festival. (February 9, 2010, Page 4)

Today in Opinion

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR — Joanne Wilkinson praises Ole Miss students’ response to the Ku Klux Klan appearance at Ole Miss last fall; Rick Tapley asks, whatever happened to smokers’ rights? (January 6, 2010, Page 4)

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